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Shipping Container Homes

Trying to get on the property ladder but live in a place where home prices are ludicrous? These shipping container conversions by Honomobo can be a low-cost, efficient way to build a home. Using repurposed shipping containers, the Canadian company creates modern homes for single individuals and small families. Simply pick your location and choose from several sizes and configurations, these go from the HO2, a small 352 square foot house with an open plan, a full bathroom and functional kitchen, to a the HO4, the company’s largest house, with four containers stitched together to create a beautiful, spacious, two bedroom suite in 640 square feet. These glass houses also use modern technology, highly efficient heating and cooling systems and high-grade insulation to squeeze the best possible energy consumption out of each home. Whether you´re looking for a permanent home, a home office, or a lake front getaway, Honomobo will have it ready for you, whatever your purpose, in just 10 weeks. watch the video below



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DUPLEX APARTMENT IN NY WITH A SLIDE | BY TURETT COLLABORATIVE ARCHITECTS | Image

DUPLEX APARTMENT IN NY WITH A SLIDE | BY TURETT COLLABORATIVE ARCHITECTS

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SALT & PEPPER CELL SHAKERS | Image

SALT & PEPPER CELL SHAKERS

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2013 FATHERS DAY GIFT IDEAS | PART 2 | Image

2013 FATHERS DAY GIFT IDEAS | PART 2

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